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Tipping Point
Price: Free! Words: 36,030. Language: Australian English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00)
Have you ever wondered what it will take to save the world? Annie has. But what can she do about it? Disaster and death have pushed Annie to her own personal tipping point. Her decision may be a little crazy, but perhaps that’s what it will take to change the world . . . Now also available at lulu.com
Down to Earth
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
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A short poem which reminds children to take care of the planet.
Chameleons: Color Changing Lizards
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
A chameleon is a lizard, but it is a very strange lizard. They don't look like other lizards. Most lizards have long, round, skinny bodies. Chameleons have bodies that are a little flatter. They also stick up into the air. Many chameleons also have horns or bumps that stick up around their head. Some of them have small bumps and some of them have big ones. Find out more in this fun 15-minute book!
Evolving Democracy
Price: Free! Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
There's currently a growing sense of clarity that's besieging the world; where more and more people are realizing and, agreeing, that there is something terribly wrong with their respective countries. Written by an average citizen that has also grown weary of a seemingly eternally broken system, this book aims to start a serious conversation about how to overhaul our archaic government policies.
Wacky Tan the Blue Grasshopper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Manga
The book is written to teach children about the dangers of pollution and the need to be green. The idea was originally developed to teach young children about the air pollution problems facing Hong Kong and China.
On Giants' Shoulders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,080. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by WEC Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bringing new life to Japan. The inspiring story of a lad from southeast London, who became a missionary in Japan and today is an authority on Japanese literature.
The Boy Who Loved a Tree
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
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A boy and his parents make regular rest stops on their way to the boy's grandparents. Over the course of several years, the boy learns about a maple tree, nature, and life. (Age 10+)
Killing Us Softly: A Young Person's Perspective on Climate Change
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Essay » Political
This is an original research article by a second-year high school student on climate change. The article lays out the evidence for climate change and suggests solutions for the crisis.
Bottle Nosed Bob's Bubbles & Troubles
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Bottle Nose Bob's under water environmental journey. For young children to learn about sea pollution and the impact of waste on the sea creatures and birds that live from it. Part of a series of Eco books for young children by Jeff Phillips. The story starts with Bottle Nosed Bob basking in the warm sunshine safe in his beautiful blue lagoon.
Trillion Dollar Eden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.